Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1082 1016 1027
Rank change year-on-year -66 +11 -45
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 78 162 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.091% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 56 137 192
England median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £44,071
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +24.80% +0.16%
10th Percentile £24,750 £33,400 £31,325
90th Percentile £92,500 £70,000 £63,455
UK median annual salary £46,250 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -15.91% +25.00% -

SUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 41400 44223 54273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.67% 24.76% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33530 37785 46296
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,611
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SUSE in England.

Salary trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SUSE in England

SUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 36 £70,000 +16.67%
North of England +27 18 £53,750 +70.63% 2
South East +12 16 £40,500 -19.00% 1
North West +9 9 £52,500 +66.67% 2
North East - 6 £65,000 -
Midlands +15 5 £42,500 -1.16%
Yorkshire +28 3 £41,500 -
West Midlands -1 3 £30,000 -30.23%
East Midlands +28 2 £42,500 +21.43%
South West +4 2 - -
East of England +3 1 £60,000 +56.86% 1
SUSE
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 78 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (67.95%) Red Hat
3 44 (56.41%) Windows
4 43 (55.13%) Unix
5 35 (44.87%) Apache
5 35 (44.87%) VMware
6 34 (43.59%) Solaris
7 33 (42.31%) Oracle
8 30 (38.46%) CentOS
9 28 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (35.90%) Python
10 25 (32.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (30.77%) Finance
12 23 (29.49%) DNS
13 22 (28.21%) Active Directory
13 22 (28.21%) SAN
13 22 (28.21%) Bash Shell
14 21 (26.92%) Cisco
14 21 (26.92%) Firewall
15 20 (25.64%) High Availability
16 19 (24.36%) Ubuntu
16 19 (24.36%) LAN
16 19 (24.36%) Perl
17 18 (23.08%) Tomcat
17 18 (23.08%) ITIL
17 18 (23.08%) DevOps
18 17 (21.79%) Ansible
18 17 (21.79%) AIX
18 17 (21.79%) WAN
18 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (44.87%) Apache
2 18 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.26%) iPlanet
3 8 (10.26%) JBoss
3 8 (10.26%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.97%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 5 (6.41%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (6.41%) MQSeries
6 5 (6.41%) OpenStack
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.41%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (5.13%) Apache Spark
7 4 (5.13%) IIS
8 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.28%) Confluence
9 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (7.69%) Office 365
2 4 (5.13%) IaaS
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.56%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.56%) PaaS
5 1 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.28%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.28%) Route 53
5 1 (1.28%) Slack
5 1 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.49%) DNS
2 22 (28.21%) SAN
3 21 (26.92%) Firewall
4 19 (24.36%) LAN
5 17 (21.79%) DHCP
5 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP
5 17 (21.79%) WAN
6 13 (16.67%) BGP
6 13 (16.67%) VPN
7 11 (14.10%) OSPF
8 7 (8.97%) AMQP
8 7 (8.97%) Internet
8 7 (8.97%) LDAP
8 7 (8.97%) MPLS
8 7 (8.97%) Multicast
9 6 (7.69%) NAS
10 5 (6.41%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (6.41%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (6.41%) Unified Communications
10 5 (6.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) MySQL
3 10 (12.82%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.13%) Apache Hive
4 4 (5.13%) Berkeley DB
5 2 (2.56%) DB2
5 2 (2.56%) InfluxDB
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.28%) GCC
5 1 (1.28%) GDB
5 1 (1.28%) ProC
5 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (15.38%) Administrator
1 12 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
1 12 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.10%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (12.82%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.97%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 6 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Network Administrator
8 4 (5.13%) Network Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) Kafka
2 10 (12.82%) Web Services
3 9 (11.54%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (10.26%) J2EE
4 8 (10.26%) LAMP
5 7 (8.97%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (5.13%) Angular 2
6 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.13%) JNI
6 4 (5.13%) Protocol Buffers
6 4 (5.13%) React
6 4 (5.13%) REST
6 4 (5.13%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (2.56%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (2.56%) JMS
7 2 (2.56%) Rendezvous
7 2 (2.56%) SOAP
7 2 (2.56%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) Clustering
2 9 (11.54%) Eurex
3 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) Derivative
4 4 (5.13%) Fixed Income
4 4 (5.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (2.56%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.56%) iPad
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
7 1 (1.28%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (56.41%) Windows
3 43 (55.13%) Unix
4 34 (43.59%) Solaris
5 30 (38.46%) CentOS
6 28 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (24.36%) Ubuntu
8 17 (21.79%) AIX
8 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (19.23%) Debian
9 15 (19.23%) Windows Server
10 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (14.10%) Windows 10
12 10 (12.82%) HPUX
13 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
14 8 (10.26%) Windows 8
15 4 (5.13%) openSUSE
16 2 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (1.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) High Availability
2 18 (23.08%) DevOps
2 18 (23.08%) ITIL
3 9 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.26%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.26%) Line Management
4 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
4 8 (10.26%) Open Source
5 7 (8.97%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (7.69%) Kernel Tuning
6 6 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 6 (7.69%) Project Management
7 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.41%) Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.13%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.13%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) Python
2 22 (28.21%) Bash Shell
3 19 (24.36%) Perl
4 17 (21.79%) Korn
5 14 (17.95%) C-shell
6 9 (11.54%) Bourne shell
6 9 (11.54%) C++
6 9 (11.54%) Java
6 9 (11.54%) PHP
6 9 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 9 (11.54%) SQL
7 6 (7.69%) C
8 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.13%) VBA
9 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.56%) Ruby
10 1 (1.28%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) CCNA
1 14 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.82%) MCSA
4 8 (10.26%) CCNP
4 8 (10.26%) JNCIP
5 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.41%) Degree
6 5 (6.41%) MCSE
7 4 (5.13%) JNCIE
7 4 (5.13%) MCDST
7 4 (5.13%) MCITP
7 4 (5.13%) MCP
7 4 (5.13%) RHCE
7 4 (5.13%) RHCSA
8 3 (3.85%) CCA
8 3 (3.85%) CCIE
8 3 (3.85%) CCIP
8 3 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (32.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (28.21%) Active Directory
3 16 (20.51%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.26%) KVM
4 8 (10.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.56%) Docker
6 2 (2.56%) Firmware
6 2 (2.56%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (2.56%) Samba
6 2 (2.56%) vSphere
7 1 (1.28%) NFS
7 1 (1.28%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (21.79%) Ansible
2 16 (20.51%) Puppet
3 12 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (10.26%) Nagios
5 6 (7.69%) ZABBIX
6 5 (6.41%) OpenView
7 4 (5.13%) Grafana
7 4 (5.13%) Graphite
8 3 (3.85%) Salt
9 2 (2.56%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (2.56%) CFEngine
9 2 (2.56%) Control-M
9 2 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (2.56%) Kubernetes
9 2 (2.56%) Stealthwatch
9 2 (2.56%) vCenter Server
10 1 (1.28%) Consul
10 1 (1.28%) Packer
10 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (67.95%) Red Hat
2 35 (44.87%) VMware
3 33 (42.31%) Oracle
4 21 (26.92%) Cisco
5 14 (17.95%) Bloomberg
5 14 (17.95%) Reuters
6 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 12 (15.38%) Juniper
7 12 (15.38%) Patsystems
8 10 (12.82%) Sun
9 9 (11.54%) EccoWare
9 9 (11.54%) GL TRADE
9 9 (11.54%) HP
9 9 (11.54%) NYFIX
10 8 (10.26%) PlateSpin
10 8 (10.26%) Veritas
11 7 (8.97%) CQG
12 6 (7.69%) EMC
12 6 (7.69%) Fidessa
12 6 (7.69%) ION Trading